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    Our guide to the perfect podcasts for social scientists to listen to through Christmas 2014

Our guide to the perfect podcasts for social scientists to listen to through Christmas 2014

Podcasts have seen a revival this year thanks to initiatives like Serial and the Radiotopia network. At LSE Review of Books, […]

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    Our guide to the perfect books for Christmas 2014: picks for historians, political scientists, artists and philosophers

Our guide to the perfect books for Christmas 2014: picks for historians, political scientists, artists and philosophers

This is the second part of our guide to the perfect books for Christmas 2014, based on some of the most popular […]

Our guide to the perfect books for Christmas 2014

2014 has been a wonderful year for new and exciting social science books, with popular releases across the disciplines […]

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    How do you use LSE Review of Books? Tell us and win £100 worth of books

How do you use LSE Review of Books? Tell us and win £100 worth of books

Every month over 40,000 readers use LSE Review of Books to find out about the latest social science books. As […]

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    Book Review: Uncommon Grounds: New Media and Critical Practices in North Africa and the Middle East, edited by Anthony Downey

Book Review: Uncommon Grounds: New Media and Critical Practices in North Africa and the Middle East, edited by Anthony Downey

Uncommon Grounds is a stimulating exploration into art practices in North Africa and the Middle East, and also a thought-provoking […]

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    Find reviews by LSE alumni and LSE staff and students with our new site features

Find reviews by LSE alumni and LSE staff and students with our new site features

Users can now find content created by LSE alumni and by current LSE staff and students much quicker with […]

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    Book Review: DIY Citizenship: Critical Making and Social Media, edited by Matt Ratto and Megan Boler

Book Review: DIY Citizenship: Critical Making and Social Media, edited by Matt Ratto and Megan Boler

Contributors to this volume examine DIY activism, describing new modes of civic engagement that include Harry Potter fan activism […]

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    Book Review: The Violence of the Image: Photography and International Conflict, edited by Liam Kennedy and Caitlin Patrick

Book Review: The Violence of the Image: Photography and International Conflict, edited by Liam Kennedy and Caitlin Patrick

The Violence of the Image is a thought-provoking book that examines the roles of image producers and the functions of photographic imagery […]

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    Book Review: Open Access and the Humanities: Contexts, Controversies and the Future by Martin Eve

Book Review: Open Access and the Humanities: Contexts, Controversies and the Future by Martin Eve

Martin Eve’s new book is essential reading for anyone interested in the future of open access and scholarly communication in the […]

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    Book Review: Luxury: Fashion, Lifestyle and Excess by Patrizia Calefato

Book Review: Luxury: Fashion, Lifestyle and Excess by Patrizia Calefato

Luxury has been both celebrated and condemned throughout history right up to the present day. This text examines luxury […]

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    Book Review: Re-collection: Art, New Media and Social Memory by Richard Rinehart and Jon Ippolito

Book Review: Re-collection: Art, New Media and Social Memory by Richard Rinehart and Jon Ippolito

In Re-collection, Richard Rinehart and Jon Ippolito argue that the vulnerability of new media art illustrates a larger crisis for […]

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    Book Review: Watching Arabic Television in Europe: From Diaspora to Hybrid Citizens by Christina Slade

Book Review: Watching Arabic Television in Europe: From Diaspora to Hybrid Citizens by Christina Slade

What are Arab Europeans watching on television and how do programmes affect their identities as Europeans? In Watching Arabic Television […]

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    Book Review: The Digital Afterlives of Jane Austen: Janeites at the Keyboard by Kylie Mirmohamadi

Book Review: The Digital Afterlives of Jane Austen: Janeites at the Keyboard by Kylie Mirmohamadi

Jane Austen’s novels are constantly re-imagined on page and screen. The Digital Afterlives of Jane Austen explores the fascinating realm […]

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    Book Review: Reading Celebrity Gossip Magazines by Andrea McDonnell

Book Review: Reading Celebrity Gossip Magazines by Andrea McDonnell

Celebrity gossip magazines continue to sell millions of issues each week. What attracts us to these magazines? And why do […]